Taylor Peak (Grand County, Colorado)

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Taylor Peak
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Taylor Peak in 1921.
Highest point
Elevation 13,158 ft (4,011 m) [1] [2]
Prominence 413 ft (126 m) [2]
Isolation 1.03 mi (1.66 km) [2]
Coordinates 40°16′28″N105°40′51″W / 40.2744291°N 105.680839°W / 40.2744291; -105.680839 Coordinates: 40°16′28″N105°40′51″W / 40.2744291°N 105.680839°W / 40.2744291; -105.680839 [3]
Geography
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Taylor Peak
Location in Colorado
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Taylor Peak
Location in the United States
Location Rocky Mountain National Park on the Continental Divide between Grand and Larimer counties, Colorado, United States [3]
Parent range Front Range [2]
Topo map USGS 7.5' topographic map
McHenrys Peak, Colorado [3]
Climbing
Easiest route Scramble

Taylor Peak, elevation 13,158 ft (4,011 m), is a summit in the Front Range of north central Colorado. The peak is in Rocky Mountain National Park at the head of Loch Vale and just north of Taylor Glacier. [4]

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References

  1. The elevation of Taylor Peak includes an adjustment of +1.623 m (+5.32 ft) from NGVD 29 to NAVD 88.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "Taylor Peak, Colorado". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved November 6, 2014.
  3. 1 2 3 4 "Taylor Peak". Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved November 6, 2014.
  4. McHenrys Peak, CO (Map). TopoQwest (United States Geological Survey Maps). Retrieved 2012-08-21.